8:00PM - 11:00PM
Mint Museum UPTOWN
Friday, Sept 19, 8-11 pm
$7 Members; $11 General Admission*; $18 couples (*Special $1 off general admission)
Enjoy Afro-Cuban and Latin-American dance rhythms with DJ Pepito and live musicians to celebrate multi-cultures, ethnic and gender diversity, dance, visual and performing art. Guests can salsa, bachata, merengue, cha cha, and step to other dance forms relative to various global communities as well as enjoy visual art by local artists. Sponsored by The Hearst Foundations, along with collaborating partners ArtSi and Rumbao Dance Company.
FREE DANCE LESSON: Rumbao Dance Company
September/October: Hispanic History Month
Special Musical Tributes: Independence Day (Sept. 15): El Salvador, Guatamala, Costa Rica, Honduras, and Nicaragua; (Sept. 16) Mexico
Featured visual artist: Lillian White
Featured performing artists: Jorge’ Moran, Jerry Giraud, and others
Cash bar and complimentary light snacks.
Next Mint to Move: Nov 14 (Salutes to the Panama Canal and Puerto Rico – “Connecting the World”)
Photo Credit: Stephen E. Graddick IV